I attended the first day of the ensuing two-day session of Sikkim Legislative Assembly today.

In the House, I made obituary references to the following departed personalities:-
i) Shri Karma Topden, former MP (RS) & former Ambassador to Mongolia,
ii) Shri M Karunanidhi, former Chief Minister, Tamil Nadu
iii) Shri Somnath Chatterjee, former Speaker, Lok Sabha
iv) Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee, former Prime Minister of India.

I also introduced the following Bills concerning two of the departments under my charge :-
i) Sikkim Regulation of Transfer of Land (Amendment) Bill under LR&DM
ii) Sikkim Goods & Services Tax Amendment Bill under FRED.

In the Financial Business, I presented the 2nd Supplementary Demands for Grants for 2018-19.